Composer: Robert Zolnowski
Title: Afwa Yuovu
Category: Marimba Solo
Instrumentation: Marimba (4.5 octave low F)
Publisher: Keyboard Percussion Publications
With the title “welcome white-man,” this piece is reminiscent of a trip to Ghana. The piece is based in 7/8 time to give a feeling of unfamiliarity while the tonality and composition techniques emulate a traditional Gyli player (Degara region xylophone).
Annotated by Dan Pessalano